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Amazing House In Downtown Charleston Historic District

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

Description

Ansonborough House Rental Photos and Description

Luxurious 2-BR, 2-1/2 Bath House In Pristine Condition

** Please check out our Sarah Clifford Cottage, VRBO#595744**

The historic Sarah Clifford Guest House is located within Charleston's downtown historic district and has been transformed into a luxurious 2000 sq. ft. home with high end modern conveniences without losing its historic character. Light-filled, uncluttered and clean, the Sarah Clifford Guest House is the perfect place for a peaceful, private retreat within just a few blocks of the best restaurants, performance venues, historic homes, museums and shopping in downtown Charleston.

Four guests (our maximum) will find lots of space to enjoy time together (or reading off by oneself) on the first floor of the Guest House. There is a large living room with a flat screen TV, a sunroom, an outdoor patio and a cozy study that also has a large flat screen TV. Along with a beautiful chef's kitchen, a powder room is located on the first floor.

The second floor has two private bedrooms, each with its own private bath. The master bedroom has a King bed, a flat screen TV and an adjoining private master bath with a large walk-in shower and double sinks. The second bedroom, at the opposite end of the house, has a Queen sized bed and an adjoining private bathroom with a tub/shower and double sinks.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Ann Willis and Fred Willis
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2016
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About Ann Willis and Fred Willis

Ann and Fred Willis have lived in the main house on their property for more than 21 years. They completed a total renovation of the Sarah Clifford Guest House in 2012 and began renting it for short-term rentals in 2014.

Ann Willis and Fred Willis purchased this house in 1993

Why Ann Willis and Fred Willis chose Charleston

Location! The Sarah Clifford Guest House is perfect for 2 couples who want an ideal location and luxury accommodations. You'll enjoy a quiet, peaceful visit with easy access to all of the places you'll want to visit in downtown Charleston, including the venues for Spoleto Festival USA, the Charleston Food+Wine Festival, the Southeastern Wildlife Expo, the Cooper River Bridge Run, the Arthur Ravenel Bridge, the upper King 'foodie' restaurants, museums, historic home tours, and King Street shopping.

What makes this house unique

The quality of this newly renovated home sets it apart from all of the others! The Guest House has beautiful, dark-stained heart pine wood floors, wood walls, 9' ceilings in the modern addition, ceiling fans, a private, enclosed patio, luxury bathrooms, heated master bath floor, and a top of the line kitchen.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(51 traveler reviews)

Amazing House In Downtown Charleston Historic District
average rating of 5.0 based on 51 reviews
5

One of Charleston's Best!!

  • 5 of 5

We visit Charleston a couple times a year, and have stayed at several locations around Charleston. What a beautiful house!! It was well stocked, with all perks of your own home. Fred & Ann were gracious host's who went the extra mile to make our trip the best it could be. Would love to stay here again!! Great location, and easy walking to some of the best restaurants/ night life in Charleston. 1st class all the way!! If your looking for a luxury stay, you'll enjoy Sarah Clifford House.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Sarah Clifford Guest House. Our goal is for our guests to feel comfortable and to enjoy luxury living in the heart of the historic district of downtown Charleston! It was great to see you take advantage of our wonderful location and appreciate the amenities of the Sarah Clifford Guest House. Thanks for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to your return visit!
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Exceptional!

  • 5 of 5

The Sarah Clifford Guest House and its owners, Ann and Fred Willis, are beyond compare. The house is beautiful and centrally located. Ann and Fred are incredibly gracious hosts. By far, our best trip to Charleston and we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful place, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! The home is gorgeous and the Willis family were more than accommodating. When we return to Charleston, we will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beautiful home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

we would absolutely stay here again. the home is beautifully decorated and spotless, and the kitchen had everything we needed to make family dinners. the location is just a short walk to king street, but a few blocks back in a quiet neighborhood. thanks to our hosts for a lovely experience!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just amazing.

  • 5 of 5

Extremely nice & clean. Ann and Fred go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Simply Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed in the Sarah Clifford Guest House. This property is truly an ideal location in which to spend time in Charleston. The guest house is simply beautiful, with an outstanding design, state of the art appointments, and a warm feel. The internet pictures do not do it justice. The attention to detail amazed us. The kitchen is perfect for even a master chef. The owners spared no expense in making their place something truly special. The bedrooms were roomy, beautifully furnished with comfortable beds. The master bath is spectacular. The owners, Ann and Fred Willis, are very friendly and gracious hosts and will assure that your needs are met during your stay. We can't complement them enough for their wonderful hospitality! They gave us multiple suggestions and recommendations for restaurants, activities and attractions that were perfect for us. We cannot wait to go back!!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12.3 Miles
Charleston International Airport-CHS
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Amtrak, North Charleston, SC
Nearest Motorway
1.9 Miles
I-26 & Hwy 17
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
39 Rue de Jean; Hall's Chophouse
Nearest Beach
8.5 Miles
Sullivan's Island
Car: not necessary

Centrally located near the vibrant Upper King Street restaurant & bar scene and lower King Street shopping area. The Farmer's Market is just 2 blocks away during its seasonal run. Located one block away from The Gaillard Auditorium, the Sottile Theatre & College of Charleston are also located within easy walking distance. There is a grocery store, pharmacy, dry cleaners and main library within 1 to 3 blocks of this quiet location. Nearby you will find the Charleston Aquarium, boat tours of the Charleston Harbor & Ft. Sumter, the Charleston Museum, Charleston Music Hall, the Aiken-Rhett House and many other noteworthy sights to visit and see. Most events, such as the Charleston Food+Wine Festival, historic home tours, Southeastern Wildlife Expo and the Cooper River Bridge Run are located within minutes of this property.

Rates & Availability

Ansonborough House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring 2017
Mar 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$650
$15,000
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$650
$15,000
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
Christmas/New Year's Eve 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 7.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. We do not allow pets or smoking anywhere on the property. Caution: The Sarah Clifford Guest House is not well suited for children. Capacity limit of 4 adults. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m.; Check-out time is 10:00 a.m.
Standard Monthly rate is $15,000 which includes weekly housekeeping
For 2 adults check our Sarah Clifford Cottage--VRBO#757944
FRAUD WARNING: WE DO NOT LIST OUR PROPERTY ON CRAIG'S LIST.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Ansonborough House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , two sinks
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , The master bath has a large, walk-in shower and 2 sinks
    Powder Room - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We provide one bathrobe per bedroom; small sized bottles of Gilchrist & Soames shampoo, conditioner, body wash and soap; disposable shower caps; toothbrushes and toothpaste

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